The evening will be a benefit concert, with partial proceeds will help to pay for scholarships for talented students with financial hardship.
Vereen won a Tony Award for Pippin and received a Tony Award nomination for Jesus Christ Superstar. His many Broadway credits include Wicked, Chicago, Fosse, and Jelly's Last Jam. He is currently appearing at New York's 54 Below.
His many television credits include Tenspeed and Brown Shoe, Roots,How I Met Your Mother and Grey's Anatomy.